The Fantastic Worlds of Edgar Rice Burroughs : Episode 01 - The Chessmen of Mars

Readings of some of the greatest imaginative fiction ever written. Edgar Rice Burroughs, best known for his creation of Tarzan of the Apes, was a prolific author of what would come to be known as "science fiction" or "swords and sorcery." Accomplished film and TV actor David Stifel is your narrator and host. Join us for the adventures of a lifetime!

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Prelude – “John Carter Comes to Earth” and Chapter 1 – “Tara in a Tantrum”

The Chessmen of Mars was written in 1921 , 90 years ago. It was Ed’s 39th book, after his first effort in 1911, A Princess of Mars. 39 books in 10 years – and Ed was barely getting started!

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